jurassic era

Jurassic-era fleas sucked blood from dinosaurs

March 1st, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) Fossils discovered in China have revealed the existence of giant blood-sucking fleas dating back to the mid-Jurassic era, when dinosaurs still lived on Earth, according to ... Read more...

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Jurassic era bugs still alive in salt crystals

March 9th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 9 (IANS) Scientists have stumbled upon an exciting find -- microbes from the Jurassic era are still alive in salt crystals.Eighteen years ago, "Jurassic Park" thrilled the world ... Read more...

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Complete dinosaur fossil found in China

December 3rd, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 2 (IANS) Chinese archaeologists have found a complete fossil of a sauropod dinosaur that dates to the Jurassic era 150 million years ago.The fossil was first discovered by villagers when ... Read more...

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Fossil Snake Found Eating Baby Dinosaur

March 3rd, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sanajeh Indicus is the name given to the fossil of the giant snake, 3.5 meter in length, that is believed to have lived in the Jurassic ... Read more...

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Possibly the oldest spider fossil found in China

February 13th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Feb 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists are abuzz with excitement, as they have found possibly the oldest spider fossil till date. It is believed to be a 165 million years old. ... Read more...

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165 million years old spider fossil found

February 10th, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have found a 165 million years old spider fossil. It dates to the middle Jurassic era. “The level of detail preserved in the fossils is amazing”, ... Read more...

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Scientists discover oldest known relative of tyrannosauroid

November 5th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 5 (ANI): With the help of an ultramodern imaging technique, a team of scientists has recognized a long forgotten fossil skull in the collections of the Natural History Museum in ... Read more...

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Scientists close to solving age-old turtle shell mystery

October 9th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): Discovery of a new fossil could help scientists in unravelling the biggest mysteries of evolutionhow the turtle got its shell.The researchers discovered a fossil from a ... Read more...

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Jurassic era fossils turning to dust in Jharkhand

July 26th, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Rajmahal Hills (Jharkhand), July 26 (IANS) Nature's treasure trove of fossils, some dating back to the Jurassic era and preserved for millions of years in Jharkhand's Sahebganj district, is being ... Read more...

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Jurassic Park dinosaurs set to roam on earth again in Dubai

December 24th, 2007 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 24 (ANI): The Natural History Museum has reportedly signed a deal to create a Jurassic Park of life-size robotic dinosaurs, which will wander freely among visitors.The project will see hi-tech ... Read more...

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